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Topic: SdFat - accented letters in filenames? (Read 359 times) previous topic - next topic

George_Cs

I'm using SdFat with long filenames. Everything is fine until I attempt to create filenames with accented letters, but if filename contains one or more accented char File.open() fails.
Can anyone tell me what's the problem?

- George Cs. -

PaulS

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Can anyone tell me what's the problem?
Sure. English doesn't have accented letters. The people that wrote the specs, and the code, don't routinely use accented letters. They all use the same 26 lower case letters and the same 26 upper case letters that are defined in the ASCII table. In case you have forgotten, the A stands for American.
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George_Cs

It means that filename can't contain any characters above #127??
I didn't find such limitation in the SdFat docs...

Nick_Pyner

I didn't find such limitation in the SdFat docs...
Probably because they were written by an American.

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